Open Water

Radford and Webby Secure Spots for Olympic Qualifier in Portugal

Kane Radford and Charlotte Webby of New Zealand will be heading to Setubal, Portugal to compete for the opportunity to swim the 10 km event in Rio…

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Poort and Lee Earn Final Spots in Olympic Qualifier

Jarrod Poort and Kareena Lee both qualified to compete in the 10 km event in Setubal, Portugal in June…

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2016 Australian Open and Age Group Open Water Championships Preview

Some of the best open water swimmers in the world will compete at the 2016 Australian Open Water Championships in Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, QLD this weekend…

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Meyer, Bruni Win First Leg of FINA/HOSA 10km World Cup Circuit

American marathon swimmer Alex Meyer (featured above) emerged on top this weekend with Italian Rachele Bruni representing the ladies in the first leg of the 2016 10km World Cup.

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Open Water Elite Heads to Argentina for FINA/HOSA 10km MSWC

The 2016 series of FINA’s main open water swimming circuit debuts this weekend, on Sunday February 7, in Patagones-Viedma, Argentina.

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Robert Palmese to Attempt Catalina Channel Triple Crossing

San Diego open water swimmer Robert Palmese, 25, will attempt the first triple crossing of the Catalina Channel on Aug. 11, 2016. He expects to spend 32 to 36 hours in the water and cross roughly 63 miles of ocean.

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TYR Sport re-signs 4x IRONMAN World Champion Chrissie Wellington

TYR Sport is proud to announce the re-signing of 4X IRONMAN World Champion Chrissie Wellington to its roster of brand ambassadors.

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FINA Institutes changes to Open Water Temp Rules – After Rio

FINA will not be changing their equipment rules before the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, but at their Bureau meeting in Budapest they did agree to make the necessary changes beginning in September.

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2021, 2023 Worlds Sites To Be Announced Sunday At World Aquatics Gala

The sites of 2021 and 2023 World Championships, along with FINA’s Best Athletes of the Year, will be announced Sunday at FINA’s World Aquatics Gala.

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LEN Makes Changes To European Open Water Junior C’ships Age Groups

The Ligue Européene de Natation (LEN) has approved new age groups proposed for the European Open Water Championships.

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TYR Sport re-signs 3X IRONMAN World Champion Craig Alexander

TYR Sport is proud to announce the re-signing of 3X IRONMAN and 2X IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion Craig “Crowie” Alexander to its roster of sponsored athletes.

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SwimSwam Magazine Premiere Issue with Michael Phelps Cover Nearly Sold Out

If you want the SwimSwam Magazine premiere issue with Michael Phelps on the cover, you need to subscribe now.

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TYR Sport re-signs 3x IRONMAN World Champion Mirinda Carfrae

Matt DiLorenzo, Chief Executive Officer of TYR Sport: “Mirinda is the true embodiment of a champion. We have loved sharing in her success thus far, and we look forward to supporting her in the future.”

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Cook Strait Record Swimming Attempt Comes Up Short

Bad weather forced British swimmers Danny Hanlon and Bernard Stone to abandon a relay attempt to cross New Zealand’s Cook Strait.

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Radford Grabs Fifth New Zealand Open Water Swimming Title

Kane Radford has notched up his fifth consecutive national title in the 10km New Zealand Open Water Championships at Lake Taupo today.


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